Lawrence Tech Names New Media Relations Director


Published:

Matt Roush

Matt Roush has been named director of media relations and managing editor of the University News Bureau at Lawrence Technological University.

Roush, of Dearborn, was previously director of communications and public relations at The Engineering Society of Detroit.

At LTU, Roush will manage the university’s twice-a-year alumni magazine as well as the annual magazine of LTU’s College of Engineering. He will also manage the university's media relations efforts, and with others in LTU's Office of Marketing and Public Affairs, will create content for additional university print and digital media.

Roush has worked for newspapers, magazines, radio stations, and online media across the state. He was a reporter for newspapers in Three Rivers, Leland, Traverse City, and Kalamazoo. He covered banking, finance, and high-tech for Crain’s Detroit Business.

Roush  also was the on-air technology editor for WWJ Newsradio 950 and also edited the Great Lakes IT Report, the station’s daily email newsletter covering the high tech industry from a Michigan perspective.

Roush is the winner of numerous journalism awards from the Associated Press, United Press International, and the Association of Area Business Publications. He was named Michigan Small Business Journalist of the Year in 2009 by the U.S. Small Business Administration.

He earned his Bachelor of Arts in communications, speech, and theater at Albion College.

Edit Module
Edit Module Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Related Articles

Southfield’s Farbman Group Hires Vice President

Southfield-based Farbman Group announced that the full-service real estate firm has hired David Baratta as vice president, with a dual role in property management and development.

Saint Joseph Mercy Health System’s Ann Arbor and Livingston Hospitals Announce New President

Saint Joseph Mercy Health System (SJMHS) announced that Bill Manns will serve as president of the health system’s Ann Arbor and Livingston hospitals.

Warner Norcross and Judd Law Firm in Southfield Adds Partner

Warner Norcross and Judd LLP’s Southfield practice, a corporate law firm, has added experienced tax and estate planning attorney William C. Lentine as a partner.

Grosse Pointe Park's IPS Realty Fills Two Director Positions

IPS Realty in Grosse Pointe Park has named Letitia Maxwell development director and Robert Graham director of acquisitions, finances, and sales.

Detroit’s Henry Ford Health System Names CFO, Executive Vice President

Robin Damschroder has been appointed executive vice president and CFO of Henry Ford Health System after serving as interim in the role for the past eight months.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

  1. Wayne State’s Graduate Supply Chain Program Ranked Among Top 25 in the Country
    Wayne State University’s graduate global supply chain management program is among the...
  2. Condos in Detroit’s Historic Trumbull House Now Available
    Detroit’s Trumbull House, a home built in 1897 and located at 4304 Trumbull in the Woodbridge...
  3. Wayne State University in Detroit Opens $2M Athletic Performance Center
    Wayne State University in Detroit has announced the opening of its updated Athletic Performance...
  4. Troy’s Kresge Foundation Donates $50M to Transform Detroit’s Marygrove College Campus Into Learning Center for Early Childhood Education Through Graduate Studies
    The Kresge Foundation in Troy today announced the donation of $50 million to the P-20...
  5. Universal McCann Will Open Office in Downtown Detroit to Oversee Quicken Loans’ Media Planning and Buying
    Detroit-based Quicken Loans Inc. today announced a long-term agreement with Universal McCann (UM)...
  6. Michigan Unveils Professional-Trade Information Website
    The Talent and Economic Development Department of Michigan Tuesday unveiled Going-PRO.com, a...